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Published: 14 February 2013

344 Pages


ISBN: 9780199675487

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Introduction Table of Contents

Forgotten Justice

Forms of Justice in the History of Legal and Political Theory

Allan Beever

  • Presents an original, provocative history of the development of legal and political theory
  • Challenges modern conceptions of the relationship between private duty and legal obligation
  • Argues for a return to the idea of commutive justice as the means to comprehend political obligations